Mid-Thames Model Boat Club


Welcome to all our members and visitors


You can download a copy of the full 2016-7 Club Calendar by Clicking HERE NOW!

Latest News of Events

Sunday 2nd October

Yachting Round 7 (Final Round)

Round 7of the Victoria, Fiesta and Handicap yachting on the outside lake. Victoria & Fiesta from 10.00am and Handicap from 13.00.


Saturday 8th October

Fast Electric Racing Round 7 (Final Round)

Round 7 of the Club 500 and F600 Fast Electric race series from 10.00am on the inside lake.
Wacky Races and Run What You Brung from 14.30 on the outside lake.
All members welcome to participate or spectate.


Saturday 15th October

Tug Towing Round 7 (Final Round)

Come and try Tug Towing. We have a Club Tug available and other members will often let novice skippers have a go at towing a barge around the course with their own tugs . The fun starts at 10.00am All members welcome to participate or spectate.


Friday 4th November

Beale Park Closes

Yes, it really does close on a Friday this year!

However, don't forget that MTMBC members can continue to use the outside lake and pond throughout the winter until the Park re-opens next February! Access to the outside lake is usually only possible via the exit gate down by the church and River & Rowing Museum.


Thursday 17th November

First Winter Evening meeting @ Tidmarsh Village Hall

This is the first of our traditional winter evening meetings. The meeting starts at 8.00pm and will finish around 9.45pm. On this first meeting we will be holding our Annual Quiz Night (with prizes!) as well as it being an opportunity to socialise and meet other Club members.

Welcome to the 2016 Mid-Thames Model Boat Club web site. We hope these pages will show the varied activities that the club undertakes both at our home water - the Beale Park, Pangbourne (near Reading, UK) - and elsewhere. The web site will continue to evolve over the coming months, so do come come back and browse again soon. If you can't find what you're looking for on these pages, please contact one of the club officers.

The links at the top of each page will take you to:

About us..... general information about the MTMBC activities, management, membership and our club waters.

News.....announcements and previews of forthcoming events AND NEW VOiCE PIPE & CROWSNEST ARCHIVES.

Diary.....our home & away diary and calendar of events for 2016

Yachting.....reviews & reports of yachting activities and articles of interest on 'wind-powered' boats

Scale.....reviews & reports of scale boating activities and articles of interest AND NEW TUG SECTION!.

Fast Electric a new section devoted to our new Club 500 Fast Electric racing activities AND NEW F600 RACERS

Gallery.....some photogallery of members' boats and club events

Links.....links to other sites related to model boating (clubs, associations & commercial web-sites)

We hope you enjoy your visit !

If you have any comments on, or material for this site please contact the webmaster Ian Hughes at:
Site last up-dated on: 10.08.2016


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